Near East Foundation is hiring a
Title: Digital Data Officer
Reports to: Senior Program Officer
Location: London, UK or Syracuse, NY
Travel: Occasional (10%)
No. of positions: 1 cross posted for both locations
Summary of NEF
NEF is a non-profit international development organization that has supported livelihoods recovery and community-based economic development in the Middle East, Africa, and Caucasus since 1915. Through inclusive, innovative and adaptive programs, our aim is sustainable impact that contributes to long-term resilience and community empowerment. Drawing on 100+ years of experience, we combine local expertise with pioneering solutions to bring stability and prosperity to people, now – and for generations to come.
Working through a network of country offices and local partners, NEF currently has operations in eight countries: Armenia, Jordan, Lebanon, Mali, Morocco, Sudan, South Sudan, and Syria. Support offices are based between Syracuse, NY, Washington, DC, London, UK, and Brussels, Be.
Summary of role
The Near East Foundation (NEF) is looking for Digital Data Officer to provide support and maintenance of cloud-based platforms. NEF operates several cloud-based platforms to enable the organization either to deliver its services or to support its internal operation. This includes bespoke cloud-based platforms such as a remote training platform that uses familiar mobile apps (www.sirajdigital.com), a lending management system (www.sirajfinance.org), and business-to-business platform. It also includes platforms built on established cloud-based service providers, such as Monitoring & Evaluation (M&E) Salesforce app, data visualisation on Google Data Studio, photo and video verification platform TruePic, and data collection tools Akvo Flow/KoBo Toolbox.
The position will primarily support the maintenance, administration, and further integration and development of NEF’s salesforce-based apps as well as supporting colleagues with setting up and maintaining data visualization services using Google Data Studio and project database templates on Google Sheets. The position will also oversee external developers that provide maintenance and feature upgrades for the Foundation’s bespoke cloud-based platforms. The role will provide technical leadership and oversight of solution design and implementation of all staff and suppliers that contribute directly to the activity.
What you will do
NEF will accept rolling applications until the position is filled. First review of applications will begin on October 27, 2022. Interested candidates are encouraged to apply as soon as possible.
Please apply by submitting the following documents:
Applicants are strongly encouraged to familiarize themselves with the Near East Foundation by visiting the NEF website at www.neareast.org.
The Near East Foundation promotes Equal Employment Opportunities for all applicants seeking employment.
Please note only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
Any Employment with the Near East Foundation will be subject to the following checks prior to start date: